Fair Update:

Thank you for a great 2021 Berlin Fair! The 2022 Berlin Fair will be held July 4th-9th!

Scholarship Program

Scott Maxwell Memorial Scholarship

The Scott Maxwell Memorial Scholarship fund has been established to help 4-H youth who wants to participate in the fair. Scott was a strong supporter of the fair and helping youth exhibit for the first time or the tenth time. The following guidelines have been established for this fund:

Who Qualifies for the Scott Maxwell Memorial Funds?

  • Any 4-H member participating in the present year 4-H program.
  • The 4-H member can show in any project area.

What is required for 4-H members looking to receive funds?

  • Why the 4-H member is in need of funds.
  • What project area the 4-H member is wishing to participate in.
  • Which fair they wish to participate in

What is the application deadline?

  • As all project areas have different deadlines, there is no set deadline for the application. However, funds will be given on a first come, first served basis based on the discretion of the committee.

How do I apply?

  • Applicants should send a letter expressing interest in receiving funds that explains their need for funds and the project area they are wishing to participate in to:
    Scott Maxwell Scholarship Fund
    PO Box 256
    Marne, MI 49435

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